St Petersburg, Mariinsky Theatre

Scotch Symphony. In the Night

one act ballets


Age category 12+


Music by Felix Mendelssohn, Frédéric Chopin
Choreography by George Balanchine, Jerome Robbins

Music by Felix Mendelssohn
Choreography by George Balanchine
Staged by Ben  Huys
Costumes by Galina Solovieva

World premiere: 11 November 1952, New York City Ballet, New York
Premiere at the Mariinsky Theatre: 21 February 1989
Premiere of the revival: 30 October 2009

Running time 25 minutes


The Ballets of George Balanchine is presented by arrangement with The George Balanchine Trust and has been produced in accordance with the Balanchine Style® and Balanchine Technique® service standards established and provided by the Trust


The Mariinsky Theatre would like to express its gratitude to Mrs Bettina von Siemens for her support in bringing the "Ballets of George Balanchine" project to life

Music by Frédéric Chopin
Choreography by Jerome Robbins (1970)
Staged by Ben  Huys
Costumes by Anthony Dowell
Lighting by Jennifer Tipton
Recreated by Nicole Pearce

World premiere: 29 January 1970, New York City Ballet, New York
Premiere at the Mariinsky Theatre: 18 March 1992
Premiere of the revival: 5 May 2009

Running time 25 minutes

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